- Obtain 251 Time Shards by the time you finish Bamboo Creek's large waterfall room. This is needed to make sure you obtain 275 Time Shards before you reach Howling Grotto's first shop.
First Gate Room Edit
Throw a shuriken to activate the switch for the first gate.
Second Gate Room Edit
Move to the right and slash the Fire Kappa's fireball with your sword. Then, throw 2 shurikens to the right, which will kill the Fire Kappa and activate the switch for the gate.
First Bamboo Pulley Lantern Room Edit
Jump while attacking the Blue Kappa. You'll have Cloudstep at the ready while still moving upward. Jump to reach the upper-right platform.
Sawblade Room Edit
Jump to the top of the tall tree in the middle of the room. Cross over to the other side.
Entu Skip Edit
In the first room with elevators, stand to the right of the first Green Kappa. At the right moment, jump and slash the Green Kappa. You'll have Cloudstep at the ready while still moving upward. Jump, and slash an upper Blue Kappa's spikeball for another Cloudstep. Jump, and do a 1-tile jump against the bamboo platform.
- Move inside of a water current of the same direction for a speed boost. Jump through a water current of the opposite direction to avoid the speed slow.
The official Bamboo Creek lyrics by Rainbowdragoneyes. The first stanza was dropped off by Sclout, but some time later, Rainbowdragoneyes came by to drop off the second stanza.
I like Chinese food
Chinese food is good for you
I like to eat Chinese food
And Chinese food is yummy too
If you like me too
You will bring me Chinese food
Because it is so yummy did I mention I like Chinese food